Southern Loss Association Articles

VIRTUAL EXAMINATIONS UNDER OATH: CONSIDERATIONS POST COVID-19

VIRTUAL EXAMINATIONS UNDER OATH: CONSIDERATIONS POST COVID-19 Howard Vallens Law Offices of Howard S. Vallens   Investigative Tool   An examination under oath (EUO) is an investigative tool. The insured is placed under oath at the onset of the EUO, usually by a court reporter, and is then asked a series of questions material to …

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Drones and Insurance – A Tool; Not a Replacement.

Drones and Insurance – A Tool; Not a Replacement. By Adrian Medley Camco Claims Today we are hearing more and more about the use of drones in the insurance industry, and in the last 5 years their presence has been increasing dramatically. People debate whether the drone will be replacing the adjuster, or will the …

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Lightning, Surge Protection, and the 2020 NEC

Lightning, Surge Protection, and the 2020 NEC By Nick Mahoney, P.E., CFEI S-E-A In recent years, lightning has accounted for tens of thousands of homeowner’s insurance claims across the United States according to the Insurance Information Institute [1]. Florida has typically led the U.S. in number of claims per year with Georgia and other southeastern …

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Cleaning for Health

Cleaning for Health Daniel Bernazzani PhD Sr. Vice President YOUNG & Associates Environmental Division With Coronavirus (Covid – 19) so widespread, I thought it might help to understand the role disinfectants and cleaning plays. Much attention is devoted to disinfectants and hand sanitizers, but cleaning with detergent and water should not be dismissed or overlooked. …

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SALVORS & FOOD MANUFACTURING LOSSES

SALVORS & FOOD MANUFACTURING LOSSES Chad Foster, President Chad Foster & Associates, LLC Working content losses for carriers or self-insured’s always involves the same plan of attack – separate the damaged from the undamaged, and inventory the contents with the insured by type – raw materials and supplies (RM&S), work in process (WIP), finished goods …

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Other Resources

Atlanta Claims Association - https://www.atlantaclaims.com/

Casualty Adjusters Guide - https://www.cagworld.com/

Claims Magazine - https://www.propertycasualty360.com/claims-magazine/

Georgia Defense Lawyers Association - http://www.gdla.org/

Georgia Trial Lawyers Association - https://www.gtla.org/

Honorable Order of the Blue Goose, Intl - http://www.bluegoose.org/

How Stuff Works - https://www.howstuffworks.com/

Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS) - https://disastersafety.org/

Mapquest - https://www.mapquest.com/

National Academy of Forensic Engineers (NAFE) - https://www.nafe.org/

International Association of Insurance Professionals (IAIP) - https://www.internationalinsuranceprofessionals.org/

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) - https://www.weather.gov/

Property & Liability Resource Bureau (PLRB) - https://www.plrb.org/

Risk and Insurance Management Society - https://community.rims.org/

Ultimate Insurance Links - https://tonysteuer.com/